Sat-nav

12.28.12
China launches GPS-like Beidou satellite services across Asia-Pacific region
12.28.12

China launches GPS-like Beidou satellite services across Asia-Pacific region

China has kicked off commercial and public services of its Beidou satellite navigation system acro...

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10.21.11
EU to launch first two Galileo satellites today, as sat-nav system lurches forward
10.21.11

EU to launch first two Galileo satellites today, as sat-nav system lurches forward

The EU's Galileo satellite navigation system has been beset by delays and budget overruns in re...

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07.08.11
Pioneer's AVIC-ZHO9-MEV, the first satnav for hypermilers
07.08.11

Pioneer's AVIC-ZHO9-MEV, the first satnav for hypermilers

Are you the switched-on environmental type who plans your Prius journey around how much air res...

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06.14.11
Garmin to purchase Navigon, plans to complete acquisition by late July
06.14.11

Garmin to purchase Navigon, plans to complete acquisition by late July

News of Garmin's plans to acquire Navigon leaked out earlier this month, but we now have official w...

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06.03.11
Garmin in talks to buy Navigon?
06.03.11

Garmin in talks to buy Navigon?

It's hard out there for a company making endangered gadgets. According to Reuters, flailing satna...

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02.10.10
Solar flares set to wreak havoc on GPS signals
02.10.10

Solar flares set to wreak havoc on GPS signals

The sun's activity isn't usually a hot topic around these parts, but when it threatens to derail sa...

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07.14.06
d-Media's G4 portable GPS/DAP
07.14.06

d-Media's G4 portable GPS/DAP

As portable GPS devices are doing more and costing less, fewer people are stopping at unknown gas...

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07.12.06
Thomson's GPS 280 and 420 portable sat-navs
07.12.06

Thomson's GPS 280 and 420 portable sat-navs

Thomson (or if you're a Yank like us, RCA) has found its way into the handheld GPS market, and is...

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